[Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - 1953-03-09]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to John Ben Shepperd, Texas Attorney General, dated March 9, 1953. Herrera recommends that LULAC endorse Frank M. Pinedo of Austin for a position within the Attorney General's office.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Herrera, John J. March 9, 1953.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - 1953-03-09]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - March 9, 1953]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to John Ben Shepperd, Texas Attorney General, dated March 9, 1953. Herrera recommends that LULAC endorse Frank M. Pinedo of Austin for a position within the Attorney General's office.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents as National President, January-March, 1953

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

John J. Herrera Papers

Correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Known for his role in desegregating schools, he fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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[Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - 1953-03-09]

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to John Ben Shepperd, Texas Attorney General, dated March 9, 1953. Herrera recommends that LULAC endorse Frank M. Pinedo of Austin for a position within the Attorney General's office.

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[Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - 1953-03-09], HPLM_MSS160-b5-f18-38, ark:/67531/metapth250337

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  • March 9, 1953

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to John Ben Shepperd - 1953-03-09], letter, March 9, 1953; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250336/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.